Robin Abello, Founder
Robin started Akubo as an in-house project for Tapulanga Foundation, a nonprofit he and his sister founded in 2001.
For an organization with staff both in the Philippines and in the US, Robin recognized the need for a simple, affordable and powerful web-based database that small organizations worldwide can use.
Robin is also the founder of Percworks, Inc. in Maryland, USA, which provides computer tech support, training, and web applications development services.
He earned a BS in Computer Science at the University of Maryland and an MS in Software Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.
Edwin Calanog, Regional Director (Asia)
Edwin was one of Akubo’s first customers. He brings a wealth of operations experience to help Akubo’s growth and ensure that both customer satisfaction and product quality remain high.
Edwin holds an MBA from Fordham University and a BA in International Relations from the University of Minnesota.His past roles include leading Lakeside Technologies International as Senior Operations Manager for its software development operations in the Philippines. Previously, he worked with Microsoft Business Solutions in Pasig City as a Program Manager assigned to Project Accounting solutions.